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Some Do, Some Don't - The Uberti LBR

By Shooting Sports 4 months ago 389 Views No comments

Classic shooter John Northmore ponders Uberti’s long barrelled revolver based on their single-action Cattleman. Kindly supplied by Shooting Sports Magazine.

Uberti 1873 S.A.A - The Ned Buntline Special

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 124 Views No comments

Legend has it that dime novelist, Ned Buntline, presented special order Colt revolvers with long barrels and detachable stocks to Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson and other noted ‘Old West’ celebrities. Based on this story, the long-barreled ‘Peacemakers’ with their special target sights came to be called ‘Buntline Specials’. Revolving rifles and carbines were among the first effective repeating rifles. Models produced by Colt were carried in the Mexican War and the Apache Wars of the Old Southwest.

Quick Reference Guide for Uberti Centrefire Rifles

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 134 Views No comments

Uberti have been producing reproductions of famous Western rifles for decades and are rightly one of the leading names in top quality historic firearms. Uberti’s range of centrefire rifles is probably the most comprehensive available, and covers a wide breadth of lever gun development, from the very first 1860 ‘Henry’ rifle, to the later single shot 1885 ‘High Wall’ target rifles.

The Gun That Won The West - The Uberti 1873

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 128 Views No comments

The Winchester 1873 lever action rifle is the definitive ‘gun that won the west’. Ubiquitous in any Western book, film or historical source, the 1873 is a gun that is instantly recognisable the world over. Uberti’s reproduction of the Winchester 1873 is a gun that is faithful to the original in every respect. Available in a variety of calibres, our favourite is the option offered in .357 magnum.

How to measure your gun for the correct size of lead ball

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 6 months ago 1864 Views No comments

Correct ball size is essential when shooting muzzle loading guns, find out how to correctly measure your bore on revolvers, rifles and muskets.

Uberti's Guide to Black Powder Revolvers

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 2 years ago 571 Views No comments

Information published by Uberti regarding proper procedure & use of their black powder revolvers.

Guide to Buying a Black Powder Revolver

By Henry Krank & Co 2 years ago 4280 Views No comments

Some things to consider when buying a black powder revolver, with some frequently asked questions.

The Uberti Reproduction Colt Model Of 1860

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 3 years ago 1202 Views No comments

A review of the Uberti Reproduction Colt Model 1860, including: specifications, shooting and cleaning.

How To Clean Blank Firing Western Style Revolvers

By John Crossley 3 years ago 4191 Views No comments

A guide to cleaning a blank fire revolver, including step-by-step procedure, safety precautions and gun cleaning supplies.

Posts tagged 'Uberti'

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Some Do, Some Don't - The Uberti LBR

By Shooting Sports 4 months ago 389 Views No comments

Classic shooter John Northmore ponders Uberti’s long barrelled revolver based on their single-action Cattleman. Kindly supplied by Shooting Sports Magazine.

Uberti 1873 S.A.A - The Ned Buntline Special

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 124 Views No comments

Legend has it that dime novelist, Ned Buntline, presented special order Colt revolvers with long barrels and detachable stocks to Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson and other noted ‘Old West’ celebrities. Based on this story, the long-barreled ‘Peacemakers’ with their special target sights came to be called ‘Buntline Specials’. Revolving rifles and carbines were among the first effective repeating rifles. Models produced by Colt were carried in the Mexican War and the Apache Wars of the Old Southwest.

Quick Reference Guide for Uberti Centrefire Rifles

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 134 Views No comments

Uberti have been producing reproductions of famous Western rifles for decades and are rightly one of the leading names in top quality historic firearms. Uberti’s range of centrefire rifles is probably the most comprehensive available, and covers a wide breadth of lever gun development, from the very first 1860 ‘Henry’ rifle, to the later single shot 1885 ‘High Wall’ target rifles.

The Gun That Won The West - The Uberti 1873

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 128 Views No comments

The Winchester 1873 lever action rifle is the definitive ‘gun that won the west’. Ubiquitous in any Western book, film or historical source, the 1873 is a gun that is instantly recognisable the world over. Uberti’s reproduction of the Winchester 1873 is a gun that is faithful to the original in every respect. Available in a variety of calibres, our favourite is the option offered in .357 magnum.

How to measure your gun for the correct size of lead ball

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 6 months ago 1864 Views No comments

Correct ball size is essential when shooting muzzle loading guns, find out how to correctly measure your bore on revolvers, rifles and muskets.

Uberti's Guide to Black Powder Revolvers

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 2 years ago 571 Views No comments

Information published by Uberti regarding proper procedure & use of their black powder revolvers.

Guide to Buying a Black Powder Revolver

By Henry Krank & Co 2 years ago 4280 Views No comments

Some things to consider when buying a black powder revolver, with some frequently asked questions.

The Uberti Reproduction Colt Model Of 1860

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 3 years ago 1202 Views No comments

A review of the Uberti Reproduction Colt Model 1860, including: specifications, shooting and cleaning.

How To Clean Blank Firing Western Style Revolvers

By John Crossley 3 years ago 4191 Views No comments

A guide to cleaning a blank fire revolver, including step-by-step procedure, safety precautions and gun cleaning supplies.